17 Moments of the Prime Minister: Fact-Check of Groysman’s First Year of Premiership

Find out what the topics are that the prime minister does not discuss frankly



April 14 marks the first anniversary of Volodymyr Groysman’s appointment. The prime minister is one of the politicians most frequently checked by VoxCheck, the others being Petro Poroshenko, Yulia Tymoshenko, and Oleh Lyashko. We described his style of communication with the public in this material: the prime minister manipulates skillfully, but he also tells the truth often. This fact-check includes 17 quotes about topics that are important to all Ukrainians: minimum salary, social situation of the population, confiscation of funds of Viktor Yanukovych’s associates, gas production, roads, etc. Find out what the topics are that the prime minister does not discuss frankly.

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